The Hemel-en-Aarde Winegrowers, Hermanus - recently appointed a new Marketing Manager to coordinate and manage this prestigious and iconic South African wine growing region.
Tanja Fourie is no stranger to the South African wine industry and with more than 12 years practical wine industry experience, qualifications in marketing and postgraduate wine-related qualifications the association’s outgoing Chairman, Peter Clarke, and the Executive Committee are confident that Tanja is the best person for this job.
‘Tanja has an impressive list of qualifications along with extensive wine industry experience and the Hemel-en-Aarde Winegrowers Association is delighted to welcome her to the team. We look forward to taking the already highly respected Hemel-en-Aarde brand to the next level of excellence’ said Peter Clarke, outgoing Chairman of the association.
Not only did the Association appoint a new Marketing Manager but a new Chairman, Craig Wessels owner of Restless River, has recently been appointed, in keeping with the association’s policy of broadening the involvement of the growing number of Hemel-en-Aarde producers.
"Such exciting times ahead for this iconic South African brand, Hemel-en-Aarde - I will carry the title of Marketing Manager with pride and honour. I am delighted to have the opportunity to work with some of South Africa’s most prestigious wine estates - definitely the highlight of my career!" said Tanja Fourie.